Arsene Wenger has been linked with a move for another midfielder who could be a replacement for Santi Cazorla.

The Spaniard has been troubled by injuries over the past couple of seasons, spending several months on the sidelines last term.

Despite being handed a one-year contract extension, Cazorla’s new injury blow which will see him miss the rest of this campaign has prompted Wenger to search for another central midfielder.

As a result, the Metro via Spanish source Marca, are claiming that Arsenal are interested in the signing of Malaga star Pablo Fornals.

The promising 21-year-old has been linked with a move to the Emirates stadium in the past after a string of impressive displays in La Liga.

According to the report, Arsenal are tracking Fornals at the moment with plans of a summer transfer move which could see him become the Gunners’ third midfield signing since January 2016.

The youngster reportedly has a buy-out clause in his contract with Malaga which is believed to be worth around $12.4 million (£10 million).

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